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Creating series of rectangular polygons along line using ArcMap

I am trying to create a series of rectangular polygons following a line feature in ArcMap. I want to use these polygons as an index layer to create data driven pages. This tool in ArcGIS Pro seems to ...
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Strip Map Index Feature cuts off map parts?

I am using ArcMap 10.2 on Win 7 SP1. When I use the SMIF-Tool for creating a mapbook at a fixed scale it seems to have an issue with overlapping the bounding areas correctly in order to get a proper ...
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Call ArcPy.arcpy.StripMapIndexFeatures_cartography for specific feature within layer?

I'm creating a custom python script, and having trouble calling the script on a specific route within a layer routekeyfield = 'route_ID' routename = 'I95 NB' routeslayer = "C:\\Projects\\\\...
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Making Strip Map Index on ArcGIS Pro? [duplicate]

Is there any way to do a strip map index on ArcGIS Pro? This is for a pipeline route, Grid index doesnt work very well for this.
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Customizing complex layout with data driven page?

Main Conditions: It should be in one MXD document. What i have: 1 line feature (with definition queries), 1 polygon feature (with definition queries) this is one as example in fact number of layers ...
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Strip Map Index Tool: output has no geometry

I'm having a problem creating a grid index in ArcMap. I'm encountering the same problem with both the Strip Map Index Features (first choice) and Grid Index tools. Steps: Open the Strip Map Index ...
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Creating Strip Map Index using ArcGIS Pro?

The Strip Map Index Features tool is listed amongst the Tools that are not available in ArcGIS Pro at version 2.2. A workaround when needing a strip map index to be created, with an Angle field being ...
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Making Strip Map Polygons Flush?

When I create a strip map of a line the polygons overlap slightly even if I choose a 0% overlap. How Can I make the strip map completely flush without manually going through each frame and clipping ...
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Creating Strip Map Index in Portrait view for Data Driven Pages?

I'm trying to generate a strip map with a north to south orientation. Every time I try to create a strip map for this polyline I get pages in landscape orientation. I would like to have a portrait ...
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Adjusting automatically angle before printing Strip Map from Data Driven Pages?

Is it possible using Data Driven Pages automatically adjusting angle to the print frame area before exporting to pdf? I have blocks (red marked, a3 format, 1:1000 scale) where each is in different ...
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Generating equal sized polygons along line with PyQGIS

I would like to create polygons along a line to use them for AtlasCreator in a next step. ArcMap has a tool called Strip Map Index Features. With this tool I can choose the height and width of my ...
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How to place two data driven pages on one map layout?

I need to place two data frames (DF) with different data driven pages (DDP) on one map layout. i have two different Strip Map Index Features (SMIF) for each data frame. When i turn next page in DDP ...
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Rotating hatch labels based on orientation changes in Data Driven Pages Strip maps?

I've created a strip map for a linear feature and have it loaded as a data driven page. I want to show stationing for the line. The stationing displays properly on the first data driven page but on ...
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Strip Map Index Data driven pages not creating in order [closed]

I have a map book I am trying to create from a line that i pieced together from 2 different feature classes. I combined the 2 different lines, and made sure my end vertex is at the end of the line, ...
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How to create Strips with GCP point distribution for raw GeoEye satellite imagery?

I have raw GeoEye satellite imagery, I just want some guidelines for creating a strip map with GCP distribution. We need to make orthorectification for raw GeoEye satellite imagery, I think it's ...
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Creating atlas along line/route using QGIS

I'd like to create a mapbook along a given route that is designated by a single linear feature. Is it possible to have QGIS (2.2) automatically compose a series of pdfs that overlap by a given percent ...
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How to Set Page Numbers with Strip Map Index Features Tool

I have used the Strip Map Index Features tool to create an Index Layer for Data Driven Pages. The problem is with the page numbering that the tool creates. Some of the page numbers are in order, but ...
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Matchlines with Data Driven Pages in ArcGIS

I have a map book created via the Data Driven Pages tool in ArcGIS. Specifically, I used the Strip Map option when I created the book. And I have employed the 'Angle' attribute of the index layer in ...
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